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LATEST NEWS & INFO

A big part of the mission at PAACI is to gather news and other info from trusted online resources and share those with the members of our local PD community. 

We’re constantly scanning the web so that we can share the best articles with you. Check back here regularly for the latest info on research, support, events, and more. 

Most Recent News & Info

How Parkinson’s medications may affect behavior

Shared from apdaparkinson.org.Dopaminergic medications (or medications that enhance the brain’s dopamine system) are the mainstay of treatment for the motor symptoms of Parkinson’s disease (PD). These medications have the potential to dramatically improve the quality...

Researchers Find 2 New Early Signs of Parkinson’s

Shared from verywellhealth.com.A study of the health records of over a million people in East London has identified two conditions that might be early symptoms of Parkinson’s disease: hearing loss and epilepsy. Recognizing these as possible signs of Parkinson’s may...

Symptoms of Sepsis in the Elderly

Shared from verywellhealth.com.This dangerous condition requires immediate medical attention Sepsis is a serious systemic response to an infection. Basically, the entire body is experiencing an inflammation response.1 "Blood poisoning" or "septicemia" are terms that...

7 SOURCES OF LOW COST INTERNET FOR SENIORS

Shared from dailycaring.com.Low cost internet services help seniors stay connected The internet is a valuable tool for seniors. It helps them stay connected with family, friends, and community services. This helps prevent social isolation, which can seriously worsen...

How To Cope With The Emotional Aspects Of Aging

Shared from forseniorsmag.com.Aging is an inevitable part of life, carrying with it a myriad of emotional implications. As the years go by, individuals often grapple with a range of feelings—from the fear of the unknown to a sense of loss related to physical...